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Jul 05, 2016, 09:54 ET Rising spot trade drives first Middle East-India LNG price index

Trade in LNG is increasingly moving to the Middle East after years centred on the major importing countries of northeast Asia. To provide much...


May 25, 2016, 13:21 ET Argus honors Covanta, CSX with prestigious Win-Win Award

 Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has named Covanta Sustainable Solutions and eastern Class I railroad CSX as the 2016...


May 23, 2016, 09:30 ET Argus welcomes General Atlantic as strategic investor

 Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to enter a strategic...


Apr 11, 2016, 11:12 ET Russia launches oil product netbacks for three vast areas

 News and price reporting agency Argus and Russian commodity exchange Spimex have launched netback price indexes for refined products in Russia...


Apr 04, 2016, 04:25 ET Argus wins data quality award

Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has been ranked number one for data quality and usability in the annual Energy Risk...


Mar 09, 2016, 14:36 ET New Argus WTI Houston crude oil futures trade

 WTI Houston (Argus) financial futures listed on CME Group's NYMEX exchange traded on Tuesday, 8 March, for the first time since the launch of...


Feb 19, 2016, 10:34 ET Argus becomes the source for calculating Russian crude extraction tax

The Russian government has officially adopted price assessments published by commodity price reporting agency Argus as the basis for calculating...


Jan 06, 2016, 10:41 ET Opec adopts Argus prices

The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) has switched to Argus as its energy price data provider from 1 January 2016. Opec will...


Sep 17, 2015, 13:03 ET Argus welcomes positive Iosco report on implementation of PRA Principles

 Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus welcomes today's report from the International Organization of Securities Commissions...


Aug 05, 2015, 23:07 ET Mideast Gulf LPG spot trade flourishes led by Qatari supplies

 LPG volumes traded outside of term agreements in the Mideast Gulf are on track to double this year compared with 2014, as increasing...


Jun 30, 2015, 13:24 ET Neil Bradford appointed Argus chief executive

Publisher Adrian Binks and the board of Argus Media today announced that Neil Bradford has been appointed chief executive of the company with...


May 29, 2015, 10:52 ET Argus honors Kansas City Southern de Mexico, Pemex, Bulkmatic with prestigious Win-Win Award

 Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has named Kansas City Southern de Mexico (KCSM), Pemex and Bulkmatic as the 2015...


May 19, 2015, 00:25 ET Iraq's new Basrah Heavy to become third-biggest freely traded Mideast Gulf crude stream

Iraq has scheduled a greater-than-expected inaugural amount of exports of its new Basrah Heavy crude grade, which will enable the country to...


May 18, 2015, 10:00 ET Largest US MTA switches fuel price indexation to Argus

The New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has announced a long-term fuel supply contract using price assessments published by global...


May 15, 2015, 11:20 ET Ecuador launches 'eco' gasoline fuel based on Argus ethanol price

President Rafael Correa of Ecuador has issued a decree that orders the gradual national roll out of a 10pc ethanol blend in gasoline, using a price...


Apr 22, 2015, 06:29 ET Changing West Africa oil markets create new information needs

 West African crude producers are at a critical juncture, as growing North American shale oil output has displaced their crude, all but closing...


Apr 21, 2015, 10:34 ET Argus wins prized UK business award for third time

 Global energy and commodity news and price reporting agency Argus has received the Queen's Award for Enterprise, which recognises business...


Apr 02, 2015, 12:18 ET Argus appoints Sean Watson to board

Argus has appointed Sean Watson, a senior corporate lawyer and adviser, as a non-executive board director. "We are glad to welcome Sean to the...


Feb 26, 2015, 19:23 ET Argus launches WTI Houston assessment

 Global energy and commodity news and price reporting agency Argus today launches its much-anticipated assessment for West Texas Intermediate...


Aug 15, 2014, 00:45 ET Asia-Pacific condensate market transformation prompts new Argus index

 New flows of lightly distilled US condensate exports to the expanding Asia-Pacific market for petrochemical feedstocks highlight the need for...


May 06, 2014, 06:26 ET Argus acquires Metal-Pages, extends metals coverage

Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has bought Metal-Pages, a specialist pricing, news and analysis service focusing on...


May 02, 2014, 00:01 ET Argus and IHS launch new API coal index in Asia-Pacific

Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus and IHS (NYSE:IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, today...


Mar 31, 2014, 15:08 ET Argus DeWitt launches butadiene annual

Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has launched the 2012/2013 Argus DeWitt Butadiene Annual. This publication provides a...


Mar 12, 2014, 10:43 ET Argus acquires Wax Data, expands base oils and petrochemical coverage

Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus Media has bought Wax Data, a monthly publication covering the global petroleum, synthetic...


Mar 11, 2014, 12:49 ET Argus DeWitt launches benzene annual

Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has announced the launch of the "2012/2013 Argus DeWitt Benzene Annual". The annual...